1) A small stone quarry.

1538 James Mawde for a stone delfe in the hyeway for to be amendyd, Ovenden

1651 Thomas Brooke ... doe paine John Beamond ... to fill up the delfe on the Hollinwellgreene ... because that the last Stones that was gotten ... was by the apountment of John Beamond, Halifax. Stone Delves in Huddersfield gave rise to a place-name beofre 1553.

places Ovenden Halifax
dates 1538 1651

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